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Deputies investigating woman's death in Washington County

Posted: 10:35 AM, Sep 04, 2018
Updated: 2018-09-04 19:01:36-04

OCHELATA, Okla. -- The Washington County Sheriff's Office is investigating a woman's death after a shooting Tuesday morning near Ochelata. 

The shooting investigation happened on West 2900 Road in Washington County at the Prairie View trailer park. 

Officials said Michele E. Mayes was found with a gunshot wound in the front yard of a trailer home in the area.

Officials said John Jeffrey Thomas was found with a gunshot wound to his upper torso area.

The sheriff's office said Thomas was in critical but stable condition.

Deputies said there was a previous history of domestic violence between the victim and suspect. 

The medical examiner has been called to the scene.

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